Vortex Manipulator Touch

Discussion in 'Replica Props' started by Time Lord, Jun 4, 2015.

  1. Time Lord

    Time Lord New Member

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    This is my custom build Vortex Manipulator Smart-watch.
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    I designed the faceplate from scratch in 123D Design around a $20 smart-watch and printed the faceplate via Shapeways in stainless steel, and it's pretty chunky but in a good way.
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    I just finished the leatherwork for it and am very satisfied with how it turned out. I opted to go with wet-molded tooling leather and in person it looks way better and it's sturdy enough this way that you could really buy Jack wearing one for centuries.
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    The leather is still a little stiff, and I have to finish soldering the secondary FX circuit, (which also bridges the usb port on the watch to a more convenient location) however since I'm also adding a 5 way joy stick module for the directional pad I have to finish sorting how much functionality I can squeeze out of either 2 attiny 85's or 1 atmega.... I'd like to fully integrate the FX with the watch, however that may not fully be explored till I do v2, which will likely use a full on android powered cell phone watch.
     

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  2. Sundowner

    Sundowner Master Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    This is pretty awesome! Captain Harkness would approve
     
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